The 2018 El Jefe Burrito Eating Championship Presented by Taco Bus

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Ladies and Gentlemen… Let’s Get Ready to Rumble.

Taco Bus is currently seeking the next EL JEFE CHAMPION!

On April 5th, 2018 in observance of National Burrito Day, Taco Bus will invite its finalists to compete for the title of the El Jefe Champion while their friends and family cheer them on. Prizes to include MASSIVE CASH PRIZES, Taco Bus T-shirts, swag, gift cards, and a customized, certified, one-of-a-kind Taco Bus EL JEFE CHAMPIONSHIP BELT! Did we also mention, complete bragging rights for a full year!

How to Enter

From February 1st to March 31st, come visit any of our Taco Bus locations and purchase an El Jefe burrito. If you can successfully complete it in under 6 minutes, you may ask a Taco Bus employee for an El Jefe Qualifier certificate. That certificate will contain a code, a magical code that you must enter on our website in order to be considered a finalist.

During qualifying period (February 1st-March 31st), fill out the El Jefe qualifier form, making sure to include the store code, your name & email address, and El Jefe burrito eating time!

The successful finalists will be notified on Monday, April 2nd and invited to the Final Event at the Taco Bus when they will face off with the other finalists and compete for the Championship!

Must be 18+ years old to enter. For Official Rules and Regulations, click here.

The Prizes

First Place: The 2018 El Jefe Championship Belt and a $2,500 Cash Prize.

Second Place: $1000 Cash Prize

Third Place: $500 Cash Prize

The Main Event

History will go down on Thursday, April 5th 2018, on National Burrito Day!

Our El Jefe Finalists will be invited to the main event where they will be presented with a fresh, El Jefe burrito that they must conquer before their competitors do.
The one with the fastest completion time will become the 2018 El Jefe Burrito Eating Champion and will be awarded with the fame and glory of the Grand Prize… the El Jefe Championship Belt and 2018 title!

When: April 5th 2018
Where: To Be Announced!

The El Jefe Burrito

El Jefe is one of Taco Bus’ most prized menu items. Weighing in at nearly 2.5 lbs, El Jefe is a beloved favorite of burrito aficionados around the world. The burrito is made with two tortillas, double rice and beans, cheese, sour cream and guacamole!

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